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decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
pedagogy - teaching; art of education
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
astral - relating to the stars
interrogate - question closely; cross-examine; cross-question
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
prong - pointed projecting part